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Mexico to close infamous island penal colony, region's last

February 18, 2019

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Mexico will close its infamous Isla Marias prison, the last island penal colony in a hemisphere once dotted with remote island jails like the one depicted in the movie "Papillon. more »»

China accuses US of trying to block its tech development

February 18, 2019

BEIJING (AP) — China's government on Monday accused the United States of trying to block the country's industrial development by alleging that Chinese mobile network gear poses a cybersecurity... more »»

Israeli leaders' Nazi comments derail European summit

February 18, 2019

JERUSALEM (AP) — Poland on Monday withdrew from a European summit in Jerusalem, derailing the meeting and embarrassing its Israeli hosts, to protest claims by Israel's acting foreign minister tha... more »»

Tense standoff spells endgame for IS militants in Syria

February 18, 2019

BAGHOUZ, Syria (AP) — The collection of tents was largely silent on a sunny winter Monday afternoon. more »»

Nigeria's president tells security forces to be 'ruthless'

February 18, 2019

UGHELLI, Nigeria (AP) — Nigeria's president says security forces should be "ruthless" ahead of the country's postponed election and that anyone who tries to disturb the vote "will do so at the... more »»

EU warns of reduced imports if Trump puts tariffs on cars

February 18, 2019

BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union warned U.S. more »»

Christopher Kane celebrates sensuality in London show

February 18, 2019

LONDON (AP) — The final full day of London Fashion Week featured a stellar show by Christopher Kane, who embraced his favorite theme — sensuality. more »»

Brex-split: 7 lawmakers quit Labour over EU, anti-Semitism

February 18, 2019

LONDON (AP) — Seven British lawmakers quit the main opposition Labour Party on Monday over its approach to Brexit and anti-Semitism — the biggest shake-up in years for one of Britain's major... more »»

Ancient site linked to Caesar's murder to open to public

February 18, 2019

ROME (AP) — A complex of ancient temples in Rome that are linked to the scene of Julius Caesar's murder will be opened to the public. more »»

Trump to say Venezuela's move to democracy is 'irreversible'

February 18, 2019

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — President Donald Trump will seek on Monday to rally support in the largest Venezuelan community in the U.S. more »»

Former Maldives president arrested over money laundering

February 18, 2019

MALE, Maldives (AP) — A Maldives court ordered the arrest and detention of former President Yameen Abdul Gayoom on Monday on charges of money laundering. more »»

Vatican: US prelate accused of abuse not at high court

February 18, 2019

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Vatican says a Holy See lawyer who appeared on a list of American priests credibly accused of sexual abuse isn't currently at the Catholic church's supreme court, where he... more »»

Dutch company fined for exporting turbine parts to Iran

February 18, 2019

THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — A Dutch company has been convicted of illegally exporting to Iran gas turbine parts that could be used in the manufacture of weapons. more »»

Besieged IS militants refuse to surrender, ask for an exit

February 18, 2019

AL-OMAR OIL FIELD BASE, Syria (AP) — More than 300 Islamic State militants surrounded in a tiny area in eastern Syria are refusing to surrender to U.. more »»

Report: Honda to shut UK plant, imperiling 3,500 jobs

February 18, 2019

LONDON (AP) — Honda will close a car factory in western England with the potential loss of 3,500 jobs, British media and a local lawmaker said Monday, in another blow to a British economy made... more »»

French judge refuses to block Catholic sex scandal movie

February 18, 2019

PARIS (AP) — A French judge refused Monday to block the release this week in French cinemas of a movie based on a Catholic sex scandal. more »»

Israel-Central Europe summit canceled after Polish pullout

February 18, 2019

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland on Monday pulled out of a summit in Jerusalem, triggering the collapse of the entire meeting, after the acting Israeli foreign minister said that Poles "collaborated... more »»

The Latest: US Jewish group asks Poland, Israel to stay calm

February 18, 2019

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — The Latest on the dispute between Poland and Israel (all times local):

3:00 p.m. more »»

Kashmir tensions increase as 9 killed in fighting

February 18, 2019

SRINAGAR, India (AP) — Tensions escalated in the aftermath of a suicide attack in disputed Kashmir, with nine people killed Monday in a gunbattle that broke out as Indian soldiers scoured the are... more »»

Sex abuse survivors to meet with Vatican summit organizers

February 18, 2019

VATICAN CITY (AP) — The organizers of Pope Francis' summit on preventing clergy sex abuse will meet this week with a dozen abuse victims who have descended on Rome to protest the Catholic Church'... more »»

 
 
 

 

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